Sentence Examples


  • It is often cooked and served in the cob; when canned it is cut from the cob.
  • We've been as close together as kernels on a cob for months.
  • The resulting white product is termed calcium oxide lime, burnt lime, quicklime, cob lime, or caustic lime.
  • All corn used to be "corn on the cob" until canned corn came along.
  • The filbert, 2 among the numerous varieties of Corylus Avellana, is extensively cultivated, especially in Kent, for the sake of its nuts, which are readily distinguished from cob-nuts by their ample involucre and greater length.